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July 19, 2014

Billy Bishop Goes to War

7:30PM – July 4-5, 8-12, 15-19.

2:00PM – July 5, 12, 19.

Single Tickets: $32 Subscribe from $87.

Through raucous stories, haunting memories and vibrant song, Billy Bishop recounts his life from humble beginnings to fame and glory as Canada’s greatest flying ace. Part musical, part drama, this inspiring and poignant look at a national hero is not to be missed.
Directed by Danny Harvey.

For tickets: www.rosetheatre.ca

Rose Theatre, Brampton — 1 Theatre Lane

 
Start: July 4, 2014
End: July 19, 2014
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17th Annual GWN Sport Regatta

The ever popular GWN Sport Regatta returns to the Western Beaches Watercourse at Marilyn Bell Park in Toronto, site of the 2006 Club Crew World Championships and the 2011 ICF World Championships. Teams can register into the Sport Division or the Community Division.

Location: Marilyn Bell Park — 851 Lake Shore Blvd West

Website: www.gwndragonboat.com/Default.asp?id=16&l=1

4 Winemakers, 8 Chardonnays and 32,000 kilometers

Join us at Peller Estates during the 2014 International Cool Climate Chardonnay Celebration weekend for a guided tasting and alfresco dining experience that celebrates all things Chardonnay!

Kick off your experience with a Sparkling Reception in our Barrel Cellar. Winemaker, Katie Dickieson, will then host and participate on a panel of four Canadian and International winemakers, each showcasing their Chardonnay in a tasting that will explore how the terroir, winemaking style and more, have influenced each of their wines.

Following the tasting, indulge in a 4-course lunch overlooking the vineyards in our picturesque Wine Garden. The menu crafted by Winery Chef and CityLine personality, Jason Parsons, will include one of his favourites- a Whole Roasted Pig – perfectly paired with Chardonnay. Each course will be created to pair with a Chardonnay to be presented by our winemaker guests.

Peller Estates Winery is proud to be a Founding Member of this not-for-profit association devoted to the renaissance of Chardonnay.

Time: 11 am.

Cost: $97 per person

Peller Estates Restaurant — Peller Estates Winery (290 John St. East, Niagara-on-the-Lake)

Reservations: Experiences on www.peller.com or 1.800.582.8412 extension # 2

 
Date: July 19, 2014
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Fifth Annual Thrill of the Grill

Where: Danforth Avenue (Broadview to Jackman) in Toronto

When: July 19, 2014 12 noon to 4 p.m.

The Danforth will be closed as local chefs are turning up the heat to claim the title of Toronto’s best BBQ rib. Come and meet celebrity TV chef Lynn Crawford. All proceeds will benefit kidney cancer research at Sunnybrook.

Tickets: $15 (All ages)

Website: www.thedanforth.ca

For info: 416-429-4479 or bia@thedanforth.ca

4 Winemakers, 8 Chardonnays and 32,000 kilometers

Join us at Peller Estates during the 2014 International Cool Climate Chardonnay Celebration weekend for a guided tasting and alfresco dining experience that celebrates all things Chardonnay!

Kick off your experience with a Sparkling Reception in our Barrel Cellar. Winemaker, Katie Dickieson, will then host and participate on a panel of four Canadian and International winemakers, each showcasing their Chardonnay in a tasting that will explore how the terroir, winemaking style and more, have influenced each of their wines.

Following the tasting, indulge in a 4-course lunch overlooking the vineyards in our picturesque Wine Garden. The menu crafted by Winery Chef and CityLine personality, Jason Parsons, will include one of his favourites – a Whole Roasted Pig – perfectly paired with Chardonnay. Each course will be created to pair with a Chardonnay to be presented by our winemaker guests.

Peller Estates Winery is proud to be a Founding Member of this not-for-profit association devoted to the renaissance of Chardonnay.

Time: 11 am

$97 per person

How to Book: Book by calling 1.800.582.8412 ext. 2 or visiting www.peller.com

Location: Peller Estates Winery Restaurant — 290 John Street East, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario

 
Date: July 19, 2014
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Honda Indy

INDYCAR has officially announced its 2014 series schedule will feature TWO full length, points awarding IndyCar Series races in Toronto once again-one on July 19 and one on July 20 next summer.

The weekend festival runs July 18 – 20 at Exhibition Place, with expanded city-wide events taking place the whole week long. With the help of fan feedback, we are working to confirm a support series schedule packed with varied types of action on the track, and continue to focus on the off-track festival of craft beer, specialty food trucks, adrenaline filled stunt shows, exhibits, contests and entertainment.

Renewal tickets will be on sale soon! Watch your inbox for renewal incentives (always our best offer of the year) and detailed instructions on how to secure your seats.

Honda Indy Toronto President Charlie Johnstone reflects on the announcement, survey results and the 2014 planning already underway in his latest “Life in the Fast Lane” blog.

For more details: www.hondaindytoronto.com/event-info/36-main/event-information/188-blog

Honda Indy3
Start: July 18, 2014
End: July 20, 2014
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Location: Honda Indy Toronto

Toronto Blue Jays vs. Texas Rangers

The best in Major League Baseball!!!

Game times: July 18 @ 7:07pm; July 19 @ 1:07pm; and July 20 @ 1:07pm.

For tickets: www.bluejays.com

Venue: Rogers Centre — 1 Blue Jays Way

 
Start: July 18, 2014
End: July 20, 2014
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Locations: Rogers Centre

Toronto Blue Jays Baseball Club

Honda Indy Toronto

July 18 – July 20, 2014. The Honda Indy Toronto is a week-long festival of racing, food, craft beer, live entertainment, VIP parties, charity events, and interactive activities for everyone at Exhibition Place in downtown Toronto.

For more information, a full festival schedule and tickets visit www.hondaindy.com.

 
Start: July 18, 2014
End: July 20, 2014
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Location: Honda Indy Toronto

Dinosaur Zoo

Direct from Australia, Erth’s DINOSAUR ZOO Live brings an awesome array of prehistoric creatures to life on stage. From cute baby dinos to teeth-gnashing giants, your family will observe and interact with extraordinary, life-like creatures in this highly imaginative, entertaining and educational live show.

Buy a Subscription to the 2014-2015 Main Subscription Season or the 2014-2015 Off-Mirvish Series and purchase Erth’s Dinosaur Zoo before the general public! Get the best seats first!

For tickets: www.mirvish.com/shows/dinosaurzoo

Panasonic Theatre — 651 Yonge Street

 
Start: July 8, 2014
End: July 20, 2014
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Return To Grace

A GLORIOUS HEARTFELT TRIBUTE TO A MUSIC ICON.

RETURN TO GRACE traces the greatest musical moments of a generation with song favourites that include “Heartbreak Hotel”, “All Shook Up”, “Love Me Tender”, and more! From the early years, through to the amazing ’68 Comeback Special, to the historical Aloha from Hawaii concert, experience RETURN TO GRACE to re-live the music that changed rock and roll forever!

Buy a Subscription to the 2014-2015 Main Subscription Season or the 2014-2015 Off-Mirvish Series and purchase Return to Grace before the general public! Get the best seats first!

Website: www.mirvish.com/shows/returntograce

Ed Mirvish Theatre (formerly The Canon) — 244 Victoria Street

 
Start: July 8, 2014
End: July 20, 2014
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